Child of the Sea - CODAworx

Child of the Sea

Submitted by Martin Eichinger

Client: Private

Location: Portland, OR, United States

Completion date: 2013

Artwork budget: $35,000

Project Team


Martin Eichinger

Eichinger Sculpture Studio

Project Manager

Suzanne Atherly

Eichinger Sculpture Studio


Diameter 33″. H.22″x D.4″ This is a fountain with a clear acrylic base. The sculptural element is cold cast iron which rotates through the force of the water. The video demonstrates the kinetic motion. Images in the still photos and video are cast Pearl Urethane Resin.


Using nature and mythology to tell this story, Child of the Sea speaks to the relationship between humans and ocean as the source of universal life. This is a high relief freestanding rotating sculpture. The example is a cast Pearl Urethane Resin.